Cotton Workshop, Oct. 17, Blythe
The University of California and the University of Arizona will hold a Cotton Workshop Oct. 17 in Blythe, Calif. in the City of Blythe’s multi-purpose room located at 235 N. Broadway.
11:30 - Registration
Noon – Welcome remarks - Vonny Barlow, UCCE Riverside County;
12:10 - Spider mites and late-season aphids in cotton - Larry Godfrey, UCCE specialist and professor;
12:45 - Agronomic practices to make up for early season crop loss; maximizing the top crop - Jeff Silvertooth, UA Extension and economic development;
1:30 - Brown stink bug biology, ecology, and management in Georgia - Phillip Roberts, Extension entomologist, University of Georgia;
2:30 - Commercial-scale brown stink bug management trials in Arizona - Peter Ellsworth, UA integrated pest management specialist;
3:00 – Adjourn
Sponsored by: UCCE, UC Statewide Integrated Pest Management Program, UA Arizona Pest Management Center, American AgCredit (Indio office), and CAPCA’s Desert Valley Chapter.
For more information, contact Barlow at (760) 921-5064 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
235 N. Broadway